Chives - McKenzie Seeds

Regular price $1.89

Chives

  • Allium schoenoprasum
  • Heirloom
  • Herb
  • Subtle onion taste
  • Perennial Herb - Zone 3
  • 80 days to harvest
  • 7 to 14 days to germination 
  • Perfect for adding a subtle onion taste to salads, soups, or omelettes.

Chives form clumps of hollow grass-like leaves with a mild onion flavor. Left to mature, before seeding it develops attractive lavender-pink flowers. Some delicious options include soups, salads, cheese, and egg dishes. This versatile herb can be dried or frozen

Planting Instructions: Sow seed directly into the garden or start seed indoors 6 weeks before the last frost. Harvest often by cutting 5 cm (2") from the ground. Can be grown indoors.

Suggestions: Clumps may be divided and transplanted in spring after first season. Harvest often by cutting 5 cm (2") from the ground.

450 milligrams / approximately 375-400 seeds